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Saudi Arabia arrests 88 men allegedly on the verge of implementing terror attacks

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Saudi Arabia announced the arrest Tuesday of 88 men the Ministry of Interior says were "on the verge of...

Black politician arrested for distributing voting rights information

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Police in Charlotte, North Carolina arrested a young black politician and political activist Monday for...

Amid coup claims in Lesotho, State Department issues emergency message to U.S. citizens

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Amid claims of a coup attempt by Lesothos prime minister, the U.S. Department of State issued an emergency message...

Intelligence agencies examining authenticity of Sotloff execution video

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- The White House issued an interim response to an Islamic State video posted online Tuesday allegedly showing the...

Police report: Girl who shot instructor dropped weapon because of recoil

KINGMAN, Ariz., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- A girl who accidentally killed an Arizona gun-range instructor dropped the Uzi as soon as it began firing an...

Judge Belvin Perry, presided over Casey Anthony trial, joins private firm

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- The central Florida judge who became famous for presiding over the Casey Anthony trial has retired an joined a...


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Michael Sam could join Dallas Cowboys practice squad: Report

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- The Dallas Cowboys will bring in free agent defensive end Michael Sam for a physical, and could sign him to their...

Rams rookie got a face tattoo to intentionally keep himself from working anywhere but the NFL

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- St Louis Rams rookie defensive lineman Ethan Westbrooks has a unique motivational tool to keep him focused on his...

Jon Bon Jovi cut from group bidding for the Buffalo Bills

NEW YORK, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Rocker Jon Bon Jovi was cut from the group of Toronto-based sports team owners planning to buy the Buffalo Bills...

UPI Sports Results for August 30, 2014

WASHINGTON, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Baseball MLB National League Chicago Cubs 5, St. Louis Cardinals 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 3, Cincinnati Reds 2...

Technology News

British government contract for QinetiQ

British defense technology company QinetiQ is establishing a containerized experiment facility for sensor technology to help defeat small boat...

Apple planning to launch mobile wallet

Apple is in talks with Visa, MasterCard and American Express to launch the iPhone mobile wallet, a feature expected to be announced along with...

Lockheed Martin partners with Australian firm for space debris monitoring

A facility for tracking space debris is to be developed by Lockheed Martin and Australias Electro Optic Systems Pty Ltd. The facility will be...

Kaspersky Lab trains City of London Police; NZ Police join crime research group

Two major law enforcement agencies have separately taken steps to help combat cybercrime and enhance crime-prevention methodology. In Britain,...

Entertainment News

2014: Pregnant Celebrities

A growing list of celebrities are adding new members to their families in 2014.

The 71st Venice Film Festival

Highlights from the 71st Venice Film Festival in Venice.

Ariana Grande performs on the Today Show

Ariana Grande performs on the NBC Today Show at Rockefeller Center in New York City.

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt through the years

Oscar winners Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt secretly wed in France, August of 2014. The star couple, affectionately referred to by fans as...

Business News

Frankfurt court bans Uber nationwide

FRANKFURT, Germany, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- A court in Frankfurt has temporarily banned ride-sharing service Uber from operating in Germany, said a...

Frederick J. Ryan Jr. named as new publisher for Washington Post

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- The Washington Post announced Tuesday they will be replacing Katharine Weymouth and naming Frederick J. Ryan Jr. as...

Apple in talks to launch iPhone wallet

CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Apple is in talks with Visa, MasterCard and American Express to launch the iPhone mobile wallet, a feature...

Frankfurt court bans Uber in Germany

FRANKFURT, Germany, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- A court in Frankfurt has temporarily banned ride-sharing service Uber from operating in Germany, said a...

Travel News

Delano Las Vegas Opens on Las Vegas Strip

The highly anticipated luxury, all-suite Delano Las Vegas debuted today bringing a touch of South Beach to The Strip. This morning, executives and...